The table below looks at the statistics for Elasticsearch skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Elasticsearch over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Elasticsearch
Rank 472 530 556
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +26
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 120 40 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.078% 0.010%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.22% 0.44% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 28 2
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£475 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 -
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9845 9126 8714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.15% 17.83% 17.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 6369 5531 4914
Average daily rate £395 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £508 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 324 373 434
Average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.74% -6.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.12 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £36.07 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

Elasticsearch
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Elasticsearch Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Elasticsearch
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK.

Elasticsearch Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Elasticsearch
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Elasticsearch Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Elasticsearch
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +54 119 £475 +5.55% 27
London +94 108 £475 +5.55% 23
City of London +12 17 £450 +0.05% 6
South West -27 4 £245 -37.77%
East of England - 3 £414 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £414 -
North East - 2 £375 -
Cheshire +4 1 - -
North West -14 1 - - 1
South East -30 1 - - 3
West Wales - 1 - -
Wales - 1 - -
Swansea - 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £600 -
Cardiff - - - -
Chester - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Evesham - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Ipswich - - - -
Manchester - - - - 1
Slough - - - -
Southampton - - - - 1
Windsor - - - -
Worcester - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 1
Suffolk - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Worcestershire - - - -

Elasticsearch
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Elasticsearch also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Elasticsearch.

1 109 (52.66%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (42.51%) Java
3 86 (41.55%) Linux
4 82 (39.61%) NoSQL
5 81 (39.13%) Puppet
6 77 (37.20%) TDD
6 77 (37.20%) DevOps
7 72 (34.78%) MongoDB
8 65 (31.40%) Hadoop
9 63 (30.43%) Big Data
10 62 (29.95%) JavaScript
11 61 (29.47%) HTML
11 61 (29.47%) Continuous Integration
12 55 (26.57%) Web Services
13 50 (24.15%) Python
13 50 (24.15%) AngularJS
14 49 (23.67%) CSS
14 49 (23.67%) Apache Cassandra
15 48 (23.19%) Jenkins
16 47 (22.71%) Opscode Chef
16 47 (22.71%) Open Source
17 46 (22.22%) MySQL
18 45 (21.74%) PHP
19 43 (20.77%) Scrum
20 42 (20.29%) Apache Solr
21 41 (19.81%) Git (software)
21 41 (19.81%) Apache
22 40 (19.32%) Ansible
22 40 (19.32%) Node.js
23 39 (18.84%) Redis

Elasticsearch
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Elasticsearch also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Elasticsearch. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 42 (20.29%) Apache Solr
2 41 (19.81%) Apache
3 40 (19.32%) Node.js
4 26 (12.56%) Tomcat
5 21 (10.14%) nginx
6 10 (4.83%) Apache Spark
7 7 (3.38%) Apache ServiceMix
8 6 (2.90%) OpenStack
8 6 (2.90%) JBoss
8 6 (2.90%) Drupal
9 5 (2.42%) CMS
9 5 (2.42%) WebSphere
10 4 (1.93%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (1.45%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.97%) Confluence
12 2 (0.97%) IIS
12 2 (0.97%) Cloud Foundry
13 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.48%) WordPress
13 1 (0.48%) Escenic
Applications
1 1 (0.48%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 35 (16.91%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (7.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (4.35%) GitHub
4 8 (3.86%) IaaS
5 7 (3.38%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (2.42%) Amazon S3
6 5 (2.42%) SaaS
7 4 (1.93%) Heroku
8 3 (1.45%) PaaS
9 1 (0.48%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.86%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.42%) HTTP
3 3 (1.45%) DNS
4 2 (0.97%) SSL
4 2 (0.97%) Internet
4 2 (0.97%) MRTG
5 1 (0.48%) DMZ
5 1 (0.48%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.48%) VPN
5 1 (0.48%) SMTP
5 1 (0.48%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (39.61%) NoSQL
2 72 (34.78%) MongoDB
3 65 (31.40%) Hadoop
4 63 (30.43%) Big Data
5 49 (23.67%) Apache Cassandra
6 46 (22.22%) MySQL
7 39 (18.84%) Redis
8 29 (14.01%) CouchDB
9 23 (11.11%) Riak
10 19 (9.18%) PostgreSQL
11 13 (6.28%) SQL Server
12 9 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (4.35%) OLTP
12 9 (4.35%) MarkLogic
12 9 (4.35%) Amazon Redshift
13 6 (2.90%) Apache Hive
14 5 (2.42%) HBase
14 5 (2.42%) Relational Database
14 5 (2.42%) Voldemort
14 5 (2.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 48 (23.19%) Jenkins
2 41 (19.81%) Git (software)
3 19 (9.18%) Hudson
4 18 (8.70%) Cucumber
5 15 (7.25%) JIRA
6 12 (5.80%) Jasmine
7 11 (5.31%) WebDriver
8 10 (4.83%) Mocha
8 10 (4.83%) Maven
9 7 (3.38%) Subversion
10 5 (2.42%) Selenium
10 5 (2.42%) JUnit
11 4 (1.93%) NUnit
11 4 (1.93%) Grunt
12 3 (1.45%) SpecFlow
13 2 (0.97%) PhantomJS
13 2 (0.97%) RSpec
14 1 (0.48%) Gerrit
14 1 (0.48%) PHPUnit
14 1 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (9.18%) Finance
2 10 (4.83%) Games
3 9 (4.35%) Banking
3 9 (4.35%) Marketing
4 8 (3.86%) Investment Banking
5 7 (3.38%) Advertising
6 5 (2.42%) Retail
7 4 (1.93%) Back Office
8 2 (0.97%) Publishing
8 2 (0.97%) Front Office
9 1 (0.48%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.48%) Legal
Job Titles
1 119 (57.49%) Developer
2 34 (16.43%) Java Developer
3 26 (12.56%) Architect
4 22 (10.63%) DevOps Engineer
5 17 (8.21%) DevOps Architect
6 13 (6.28%) Senior Developer
6 13 (6.28%) PHP Developer
7 11 (5.31%) .NET Developer
7 11 (5.31%) Web Developer
8 10 (4.83%) JavaScript Developer
9 8 (3.86%) C# Developer
10 6 (2.90%) Software Engineer
10 6 (2.90%) Senior PHP Developer
11 5 (2.42%) Systems Engineer
11 5 (2.42%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 5 (2.42%) UI Programmer
11 5 (2.42%) Scala Developer
11 5 (2.42%) UI Developer
12 4 (1.93%) ASP.NET Developer
12 4 (1.93%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (29.47%) HTML
2 55 (26.57%) Web Services
3 50 (24.15%) AngularJS
4 49 (23.67%) CSS
5 39 (18.84%) HTML5
6 36 (17.39%) Lucene
7 35 (16.91%) jQuery
7 35 (16.91%) REST
8 27 (13.04%) XML
9 24 (11.59%) LAMP
10 22 (10.63%) JSON
11 20 (9.66%) Backbone.js
12 19 (9.18%) Spring
12 19 (9.18%) .NET
13 18 (8.70%) RESTful
14 15 (7.25%) CSS3
14 15 (7.25%) Apache Camel
15 14 (6.76%) Hibernate
16 12 (5.80%) J2EE
16 12 (5.80%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 47 (22.71%) Open Source
2 21 (10.14%) Computer Science
3 14 (6.76%) User Experience
3 14 (6.76%) Data Structures
4 13 (6.28%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (4.35%) N-Tier
5 9 (4.35%) Data Integration
5 9 (4.35%) Online Games
6 7 (3.38%) Grid Computing
6 7 (3.38%) Mobile App
6 7 (3.38%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.90%) Reference Data
8 4 (1.93%) Social Network
8 4 (1.93%) Clustering
9 3 (1.45%) iPad
9 3 (1.45%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.97%) Derivative
10 2 (0.97%) Streaming Video
10 2 (0.97%) Market Risk
10 2 (0.97%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 86 (41.55%) Linux
2 33 (15.94%) UNIX
3 30 (14.49%) CentOS
4 20 (9.66%) Debian
5 8 (3.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (3.38%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.93%) Windows
8 2 (0.97%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.48%) Android
9 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (52.66%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (37.20%) TDD
2 77 (37.20%) DevOps
3 61 (29.47%) Continuous Integration
4 43 (20.77%) Scrum
5 38 (18.36%) BDD
6 35 (16.91%) OO
7 26 (12.56%) Analytics
8 23 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 23 (11.11%) Data Modelling
8 23 (11.11%) SOA
9 19 (9.18%) MVC
10 17 (8.21%) Web Development
11 16 (7.73%) Configuration Management
12 13 (6.28%) Kanban
12 13 (6.28%) Functional Programming
13 12 (5.80%) Mentoring
14 11 (5.31%) Software Engineering
14 11 (5.31%) Release Management
15 10 (4.83%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 88 (42.51%) Java
2 62 (29.95%) JavaScript
3 50 (24.15%) Python
4 45 (21.74%) PHP
5 36 (17.39%) Ruby
6 31 (14.98%) Bash Shell
6 31 (14.98%) SQL
7 29 (14.01%) Perl
8 20 (9.66%) C#
9 16 (7.73%) Scala
10 13 (6.28%) PL/SQL
11 7 (3.38%) Golang
11 7 (3.38%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.93%) Clojure
13 3 (1.45%) Objective-C
13 3 (1.45%) PHP5
14 2 (0.97%) CoffeeScript
14 2 (0.97%) C
14 2 (0.97%) C++
Qualifications
1 31 (14.98%) Degree
2 9 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.42%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.97%) PhD
5 1 (0.48%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.48%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.21%) QA
System Software
1 14 (6.76%) Varnish
2 7 (3.38%) Docker
3 5 (2.42%) vCloud
4 2 (0.97%) HDFS
5 1 (0.48%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.48%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 81 (39.13%) Puppet
2 47 (22.71%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (19.32%) Ansible
4 26 (12.56%) Salt
5 25 (12.08%) Nagios
5 25 (12.08%) ZABBIX
6 23 (11.11%) logstash
7 21 (10.14%) Vagrant
8 19 (9.18%) Cacti
9 14 (6.76%) Kibana
10 6 (2.90%) Graphite
11 4 (1.93%) SELinux
11 4 (1.93%) yum
11 4 (1.93%) StatsD
11 4 (1.93%) Red Hat Satellite
12 3 (1.45%) Icinga
13 2 (0.97%) Hadoop YARN
13 2 (0.97%) Opsview
14 1 (0.48%) Pingdom
14 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 26 (12.56%) Red Hat
2 23 (11.11%) Rackspace
3 20 (9.66%) Oracle
4 8 (3.86%) Sun
5 7 (3.38%) VMware
5 7 (3.38%) Google
5 7 (3.38%) Zend
6 6 (2.90%) Sybase
7 5 (2.42%) Endeca
8 4 (1.93%) Sitecore
8 4 (1.93%) New Relic
9 3 (1.45%) SaltStack
9 3 (1.45%) Microsoft
10 2 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.97%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.48%) AppDynamics
11 1 (0.48%) PagerDuty
11 1 (0.48%) Percona
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